Dr. Richard Heitsch, MD

Dr. Richard Heitsch, MD

General Surgery | Male | 73 years old

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Dr. Heitsch specializes in General Surgery and practices in Portland, OR. He practices at 1 location.

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3.5
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Dr. Heitsch's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  Board actions found

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    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 1
    Board Action

    Dr. Heitsch has 1 board action

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    • Unprofessional Conduct (8/6/2015)
    • Action Taken: Fine
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Oregon
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Med Coll Of Wi

    Graduated in 1970

  • Internship Hospital
    Marquette Affil Hosps

    Completed in 1971

  • Residency Hospital
    U Louisville Hosp

    Completed in 1978

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Professional Affiliations

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Specialties

  • General Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer

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